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These Moments In Time, Etch Them Into Your Memories and Enjoy the Journey!

Charles LeClaire, USA TODAY Sports I was thirty-one years old, twenty years ago in 1998. And it was a very exciting time to be a Washington Capitals fan. At a very young age, I was introduced to the Caps as … Continue reading

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Contract Conversation: A Look at this Offseason’s Defensemen Entering Unrestricted Free Agency [Readers’ Poll]

As the 2017-18 regular season begins to wind down, Washington Capitals’ management is surely starting to look at the cap space they have and who they might be interested in re-signing, trading (if any), or signing in free agency. A … Continue reading

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Brett Connolly’s Third Period Goal Gives Capitals 1-0 Win Over Red Wings

Photo: Dave Reginek/Getty Images The Washington Capitals got their three-game road trip off to a great start, defeating the Red Wings 1-0. The game was scoreless through the first 46 minutes until a 2-on-0 breakaway goal by Brett Connolly gave … Continue reading

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News and Notes from Thursday’s Capitals Morning Skate at Little Caesars Arena: Is Evgeny Kuznetsov “Hot-N-Ready” for Game Action?

Photo: @Capitals After a thrilling win over the Dallas Stars on Tuesday night to put a big monkey off their back the Washington Capitals headed to Detroit. On Thursday night, the team will begin a three game road trip in … Continue reading

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Capitals Rock Their Way to Detroit to Begin Road Trip Against Red Wings

Photo: Washington Times The Washington Capitals and Detroit Red Wings will close out their season set on Thursday night at Little Caeser’s Arena in Detroit. The two teams split the first two meetings with each prevailing in overtime on the … Continue reading

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The Capitals Need to Find Effort and Focus on This Central Road Trip

The Washington Capitals are 4-3-3 in their last 10 games. Continue reading

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Red Wings Beat Capitals 5-4 (OT); Late Rally Falls Short for Washington

Photo: NHL/Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Detroit Red Wings 5-4 (OT) Sunday afternoon at Capital One Arena. The Capitals would open the scoring with a power play goal by Alex Ovechkin from the office, but the Red … Continue reading

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Looking Ahead to the NHL Trade Deadline: Buyers and Sellers

Photo: Sports Illustrated As the NHL Trade Deadline is now just 44 days away, it’s time to start looking teams, assessing their needs and determining who might be players in the upcoming trade market. Teams who will not be in … Continue reading

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Andre Burakovsky Finally Breaks Through

Andre Burakovsky began the season on the top line with Nicklas Backstrom and T.J. Oshie, but has struggled ever since.  Trotz needed to make a change to his lineup. He chose to switch things up during Thursday’s practice, as Tom Wilson was moved … Continue reading

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Stats And Analysis From The Capitals 4-3 Overtime Win at Detroit

Photo by Dave Reginek/NHLI via Getty Images It was a back and forth game on the scoreboard. The Capitals, who couldn’t score for over one hundred minutes, were down 1-0. Then up 2-1. Then down 3-2, and suddenly win 4-3 in … Continue reading

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